How.long do they have before they take him to court ? An will they give him a bail after tht first court ?so he can bail out
The federal charges are really bad news. The federal system imposes much harsher sentences than California state courts.
The federal judge will set bail, but it will probably be very high.
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How long the federal government has to bring him to court depends upon whether he was on probation or parole. Was he? The judge can deny bail or set it so high that it is, practically speaking, a denial of bail.
The Judge will set bail, but it will be very high. A case like this in the federal system is a very serious charge. He should seek counsel experienced in federal criminal defense.
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Doubtful he can bail out. He's in serious trouble and that's a seriously illegally firearm.
San Diego Criminal Defense Attorney--Former Prosecutor--20 years experience.
The one bit good news is that the Federal system has more way to put up the bail besides putting up a cash bail or going to a bail bondsperson. You need to talk to an experienced Federal criminal defense attorney to explore the options and the ability to meet them.
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